Spartan heading to hall of fame

The man is smiling.

Keith McKnett, a veteran aquatics coach at Rio Mesa High, will be inducted into the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame. McKnett will be honored with fellow Hall of Fame newcomers Jessica Mendoza, Ruth Guthrie, Mari Holden and Fred Nagelschmidt during a banquet at the Ventura Beach Marriott Hotel on Sunday. “It’s humbling to be […]

Camarillo graduates reflect on past, look forward to bright futures

Girl is smiling.

Megan McKnelly’s calendar is packed with appointments. She attends meetings for the American Cancer Society Club, practices with the mock trial team and participates in events for the KIWIN’S club. Somehow she finds time to study. Megan, 18, will graduate from Adolfo Camarillo High School today with a 4.74 grade-point average. Her high school career […]

State track recap

Girl is smiling.

Rio Mesa’s Raegan Nizdil finished sixth in the girls’ high jump with a leap of 5 feet, 6 inches at the CIF State Track and Field Championships last weekend at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Clovis. Nizdil, a senior, is one of only two Spartans to compete in the state meet for four straight seasons. Camarillo […]

New principal hired at ACE high school

Architecture, Construction and Engineering (ACE) Charter High School students will be greeted by a new principal when they return to campus in August. Joe Clausi, the assistant principal of a technical high school in New York, will replace Principal Ron Fischer, who resigned last spring. ACE high school has been under the direction of two […]